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Alimentarium - Food Museum

Open Now: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Alimentarium Museum Entrance Ticket in Vevey
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Alimentarium Museum Entrance Ticket in Vevey
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For over 30 years already, the world's first-ever food-themed museum has been sharing a global and independent view of the many aspects of the human diet. Its multidisciplinary, cultural, historical, scientific and nutritional-focused approach and...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Quai Perdonnet 25, Vevey 1800, Switzerland
+41 21 924 41 11
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The museum is an interesting one, mostly for those who doesn't know basic bio-technology. It's good for kids, who understand the language, but could be a bore for tech-savvy individual. Not really a tourist attraction for travellers from far away.

Thank alex1st
Reviewed August 14, 2018

While I was hesitant at first, I went in not knowing what to expect from the 'food museum' and I came out having had the most pleasant of surprises!. The museum is interactive, it really invites you to be curious, to play and discover about...More

2  Thank MonicaM1768
Reviewed July 26, 2018

Went with family. Loads of new and useful about agriculture and food with interactive displays. You can easily spend 2 to 3 hours. Great place to visit with kids.

Thank Thiru S
Reviewed July 23, 2018

In today's world there are several news and data about food and nutrition. This place show us facts.. it’s very interactive for kids and adults.

Thank Ricardo Fabian L
Reviewed May 14, 2018

This symbol of Vevey (beside the Charlie Chaplin statue) is situated in front of the Food museum and is connected with one of the past exhibitions in the museum. The fork was so interesting for the tourists and probably also for the residents of Vevey...More

1  Thank Mira V
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

Following our visit to the excellent Nest we had high hopes for the Alimentarium, but were a little disappointed. If you don’t know anything about food production then I imagine you might get something out of this, but I did feel this was a bit...More

1  Thank Laura W
Reviewed April 3, 2018

We loved the interactive games and panels, and kids had a blast! Amazingly we were able to spend more than 4 hours there. There's a kids' corner close to the cafe with games, books and colouring activities for the children to wind down a bit...More

1  Thank Selma F
Reviewed March 10, 2018

If you ever visit the lakefront of Vevey and couldn't decide where to get lunch, Alimentarium is definitely the place to have your lunch. The restaurant is organized as a training facility for all the chef-to-be. For less than CHF 20, you get to enjoy...More

Thank YC_Chu2018
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

As part of the giant Nestle group's headquarters in Vevey Switzerland, we were expecting something really interesting, telling us the history of manufacturing food and some of the reasons for all those strange ingredients on their packaging. What we got, after expensive refurbishment, was a...More

Thank ruffanreddy
Alimentarium_Team, Owner at Alimentarium - Food Museum, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to share your impressions of your recent visit to the Alimentarium. We are sorry to read that it did not meet your expectations. Our Museum is intended to enable a wide audience to explore food and nutrition in an...More

Reviewed December 4, 2017

We travelled to Switzerland in May 2017 on our grand circle of all the countries that circle the alps. We were specifically targetting the Alimemtarium and fork of Vevey but our GPS had difficulty locating it. Travelling in Europe we dont have a data plan...More

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